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energy storage projects to replace three natural gas power plants in california




tesla batteries and behind-the-meter li-ion batteries could deliver electricity to meet peak silicon valley demand



largest grid-tied lithium ion battery system deployed today in san diego




share this story energy storage can come from any number of sources—natural gas, wind, solar. but having the ability to store energy will allow utilities to put more intermittent renewable energy on the grid. sdg&e the battery storage lockers hide nearly 400,000 batteries. sdg&e an aerial view of ...



keeping california's natural gas system safe




the massive natural gas leak at aliso canyon shined a light on california's aging natural gas infrastructure. and five years of extreme drought also exacted its toll on transmission pipelines. now the department of energy's lawrence berkeley national laboratory (berkeley lab) has been awarded $4.6 m...



public asks xcel energy to get more aggressive in retiring coal plants




dozens of people testified for four hours before the colorado public utilities commission on thursday evening in support of a plan to shutter two xcel energy coal units in pueblo early and replace them with wind, solar and natural gas sources.but the support was mostly conditional. many wanted xcel ...



nuclear power shutdowns won't spike power prices




image: despite economic woes that could shutter two of pennsylvania's nuclear power plants -- which generate 6 percent of the state's power -- power prices will remain steady due to low... view more credit: seth blumsack, penn statedespite economic woes that could shutter two of pennsylvania's nuc...



two energy powerhouses join together to make big, grid-tied batteries




enlarge/ an aerial view of the new batteries on sdg&e's grid.sdg&eshare this storytwo large energy companies, siemens and aes corporation, are joining together to start a new company aimed exclusively at building utility-grade batteries. the company, called fluence, will market these large lithium-i...



in california, natural gas availability still an issue 3 years after major leak




enlarge/ the nrg power plant in el segundo, california.getty imagesshare this storyin 2015, one of 115 natural gas storage wells at the aliso canyon storage facility in southern california started leaking methane, an extremely potent greenhouse gas. the leak took months to seal, becoming the second ...



tesla's next california energy storage project may be its largest yet




the batteries would, as elsewhere, help keep up with "local capacity requirements" by supplying electricity at moments when power plants aren't enough to meet demand. provided the cpuc approves the projects, they'd be ready between late 2019 and late 2020.it might be a daunting feat to launch a stor...



energy storage rose from california crisis




it’s the stuff of an action-hero movie: an accident threatens an unsuspecting metropolis. electricity supplies face disruptions and millions are at risk of being without electricity as blackouts roll across the city. faced with the prospect of escalating chaos, officials gather on the steps of gov...



energy storage rose from california crisis




it’s the stuff of an action-hero movie: an accident threatens an unsuspecting metropolis. electricity supplies face disruptions and millions are at risk of being without electricity as blackouts roll across the city. faced with the prospect of escalating chaos, officials gather on the steps of gov...



presstv-turkey’s unit in ‘final talks’ on iran power project




an iranian official says negotiations with turkish energy company unit international to build two natural gas combined cycle power plants in iran with $1.2 billion of investment are in the final stage.negotiations have dragged on since june 2016 when unit international reached a deal to build seven ...



how california solar panel decision affects energy industry




california will require that new homes include their own solar panels beginning in 2020, state officials announced wednesday in the latest step to position the state as the leader in clean energy.the decision, praised wholeheartedly by the solar industry, has the potential not just to grow demand fo...



tesla strikes another mammoth energy storage deal in california




enlarge/ a collection of powerpacks deliver 20mw/80mwh next to the mira loma substation in southern california.megan geussshare this storylate last week, california utility pacific gas and electric (pg&e) asked the state to approve four lithium-ion battery storage projects. three of which would be o...



automation is engineering the jobs out of power plants




as coal-fired electric power plants close across the u.s., they take with them coal mining jobs, to be sure. and while those job losses have generated considerable political heat, a no-less important employment shift is under way within power plants themselves.gone are many of the mechanics, millwri...



energy reforms: up govt to phase out obsolete thermal power plants




signalling a major energy sector reforms agenda, the yogi adityanath government in uttar pradesh has decided to phase out old state-owned thermal power plants with obsolete machinery and low-performance score. the plants on the firing line include panki (kanpur), parichha (jhansi) and anpara a (sonb...



company, idaho regulators at odds over battery storage plan




an idaho-based energy development company is asking federal authorities to declare state regulators in violation of a law intended to promote alternative energy in a case that could have far-reaching ramifications for emerging battery-storage technologies. franklin energy is seeking to build a $200 ...



major parties clash over queensland's renewable energy funding




“these projects in the pipeline will not only bring renewable energy, they will create 3600 jobs during construction and boost our state’s investment by around $4.3 billion.”six large-scale solar plants in queensland have received funding from the federal government’s australian renewable en...



energy secretary perry agrees to extension on pro-coal, nuclear rulemaking




enlarge/ washington, dc - january 19: former texas governor rick perry, president-elect donald trump's choice as secretary of energy, testifies during his confirmation hearing before the senate committee on energy and natural resources on capitol hill january 19, 2017 in washington, dc. (photo by aa...



energy secretary perry agrees to extension on pro-coal, nuclear rulemaking




enlarge/ washington, dc - january 19: former texas governor rick perry, president-elect donald trump's choice as secretary of energy, testifies during his confirmation hearing before the senate committee on energy and natural resources on capitol hill january 19, 2017 in washington, dc. (photo by aa...



much optimism on gas demand; consumption to zoom in the near term




one more terminal for import of liquefied natural gas (lng) was inaugurated last week. at first glance, one wonders why. for, the country’s demand is currently far behind the capacity to supply. pipeline utilisation of state-run gail india is a mere 40-45 per cent; it is having a problem finding f...



energy storage paired with solar more cost effective in minnesota today




as federal policy on renewable energy is being rolled back, a new umn-led report finds that when environmental benefits are considered combined energy storage and solar arrays can be a more cost-effective alternative in minnesota – implementable today – to natural gas peaking plants, which are f...



balancing nuclear and renewable energy




nuclear power plants typically run either at full capacity or not at all. yet the plants have the technical ability to adjust to the changing demand for power and thus better accommodate sources of renewable energy such as wind or solar power.



world’s first floating wind farm powers up in scotland




it's quite the feat of engineering, with the obvious benefit of floating wind farms being the inhospitable environments in which they can be erected. energy firms statoil and masdar partnered on the hywind scotland project, and the plan within the next year or so is to install a huge 1mwh "batwind" ...



solar seeks its place under spanish sun




spain was one of the pioneers of solar power-generation but the financial crisis broke its momentumsun-drenched spain should be a natural for solar energy, and it is here that the technology is making an effort to stand on its feet financially without subsidies. investors are now betting again on so...



new sulfur flow battery for affordable long-term grid storage




the high cost of batteries still prevents them from being used to store renewable energy for times when the wind dies down or there’s no sun. pumped hydroelectric storage is the cheapest known energy-storage technology today, but is limited by geography.with a new battery, researchers at mit say t...